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The Forgotten Open

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M. James Ward examines how the Canadian Open went from one of the most prestigious championships to a far lesser role and is now seeking a worthy rebirth.
Nick Taylor, second from left, of Canada, reacts after winning the Canadian Open golf tournament on the fourth playoff hole

When Woods became "the" Tiger

Posted 2 months ago
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M. James Ward outlines how winning the PGA Championship 25 years ago became the springboard for winning seven of the next 11 major events.
Tiger Woods

Masterful Misfires Pt.1

Posted 3 months ago
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Green jacket seekers denied. M. James Ward reviews the most notable head scratching final round hiccups.
Masters Misfires

On this day in 2017 – Sergio Garcia claims first major at the Masters in a playoff

Posted 3 months ago
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The Spaniard beat Justin Rose on the first extra hole at Augusta National.
Sergio Garcia

Legends of the Fairway: North Carolina's Contribution to Golf History

Posted 4 months ago
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The state of North Carolina is rich with quality courses including some that make the US Top 100.
America's "St. Andrews" 2

On this day in 2021: Tiger Woods severely injured after car crash in California

Posted 4 months ago
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Woods was recovering from back surgery and had been travelling alone at 7am local time when his SUV veered off the road at high speed.
Tiger Woods returned to golf after a life-threatening car crash.

Swinging Surprises: Remembering the Top 5 Open Championship Upsets that Shook the World of Golf

Posted 5 months ago
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Long odds at the Open Championship does not mean you have no chance. These five winners all won at big numbers.

The Open Championship - Tournament Records

Posted 2 years ago
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Eight players entered and contested the first Open in 1860
Open Championship - Tournament Records

PGA Tour Player of the Year & PGA Player of the Year

Posted 3 years ago
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Players on the PGA Tour compete for two player of the year awards.
PGA Player of the Year & PGATour Player of the Year

PGA Tour - Career Money List

Posted 4 years ago
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Career money leaders
PGA Tour - Career Money List

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Justin Rose still has the ‘horsepower’ to win a major

The former US Open champion came through a 36-hole qualifier to make the field at Royal Troon.

The Lore of the Links

M. James Ward outlines the roots of the game and how The Open is the critical connector to past, present and future.
Brian Harman holds the Claret Jug alongside Martin Slumbers

Brian Harman believes heckling he received at last year’s Open was ‘an anomaly’

The American was subjected to what he termed “unrepeatable” abuse during his victory at Royal Liverpool 12 months ago.
Arnold Palmer

How Arnie's arrival prompted The Open's return?

M. James Ward assesses how Palmer's record setting win at Troon in 1962 set in motion the ascension of golf's oldest major event.
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